robolink® articulated arm at ECHORD project

Martin Raak | 15. December 2011

Fraunhofer Institute IFF, Magdeburg, takes part with a robolink® articulated arm in the ECHORD project The IFF examines kinematic models with this special construction of a 4-axle articulated arm.The structure with 3 joints in a series, wherein the rotational axes of the two first joints were shut down, is a special design.The drive system is […]


Function test in fine vacuum (TU Munich)

Martin Raak | 18. November 2011

After having successfully passed tests in rough vacuum on 20/10, now there is also a result for the applicability in fine vacuum. Certificate and test result as PDF document. Test in fine vacuum (PDF) Vote Up +0 Vote Down -0You already voted!


The 2nd award-winning design

Martin Raak | 14. November 2011

After the single joint won an award in 2010, the compact robolink drive unit also received the renowned iF Design Award.   Award-winning igus® designs Vote Up +0 Vote Down -0You already voted!


Articulated arm with igus® drive unit

Martin Raak | 2. November 2011

Politecnico di Torino uses a robolink 4-axis arm with drive unit and angle sensors and executes movements with “voice control”. Movement with voice control Vote Up +0 Vote Down -0You already voted!


Trade fair novelty Motek 2011: 5-axis robot arm with drive unit NEMA23

Martin Raak | 21. October 2011

At the Motek’11 in Stuttgart, a rotary joint was presented, which extends the operating range of the existing double-jointed arm. The new rotary joint can turn +/-90° and is intended as first axis in an articulated arm. The arm is equipped with a single-piece pneumatic gripper made of PA2200 as a prototype. The entire moving […]